all moral creatures must depend on each other to exist.”
— Hindu proverb .
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#3: Do the following:
Requirement #4: Do TWO of the following:
a. Explain international law and how it differs from national law. Explain the role of international law and how international law can be used as a tool for conflict resolution.
b. Using resources such as major daily newspapers, the Internet (with your parent's permission), and news magazines, observe a current issue that involves international trade, foreign exchange, balance of payments, tariffs, and free trade. Explain what you have learned. Include in your discussion an explanation of why countries must cooperate in order for world trade and global competition to thrive.
c. Select TWO of the following organizations and describe their role in the world.
#5: Do the following:
Requirement #7: Do TWO of the following (with your parent's permission) and share with your counselor what you have learned:
a. Visit the Web site of the U.S. State Department. Learn more about an issue you find interesting that is discussed on this Web site.
b. Visit the Web site of an international news organization or foreign government, OR examine a foreign newspaper available at your local library, bookstore, or newsstand. Find a news story about a human right realized in the United States that is not recognized in another country.
c. Visit with a student or Scout from another country and discuss the typical values, holidays, ethnic foods, and traditions practiced or enjoyed there.
d. Attend a world Scout jamboree.
e. Participate in or attend an international event in your area, such as an ethnic festival, concert, or play.
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Pamphlet Revision Date: 2006
Requirements last updated in 2006
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